Vol. 13 September Issue
Year 2012




Media Additive: Eliminate the Oil Issue

MFN had a chance to talk to Thorsten Evert, Sales Director and Developer of the media additive ULTIMATE and authorized representative of PantaTec GmbH, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany

SF EXPO 2013 Mechanical Finishing Thematic Exhibition

SF EXPO 2013 (The 10th Guangzhou (China) International Surface Finishing, Electroplating and Coating Exhibition) is a biennial global surface finishing event which is jointly organized by China Electroplating Association, China Surface Engineering Association Painting of Branch, Powder Coating Institute, Guangdong Electroplating Association, and Guangdong Coating Industry Association. SF EXPO 2013 will be held in the Poly World Trade Center, Guangzhou, China on May 21-23, 2013 and MFN will become the official cooperation partner. By hard work and accumulation, SF EXPO is always committed to improving the surface finishing industry in all aspects, creating the biggest value for clients and providing all surface finishers with a perfect platform for business cooperation, technology exchange, and information sharing. The event is the first Surface Finishing Exhibition to become the UFI-Approved Event in the industry. In order to obtain information more deeply about SF EXPO 2013, MFN had an interview with the exhibition’s host Mr. Zhang Zhi, who is the chairman from Wise Exhibition (Guangzhou) Co., Ltd.

Cover Page

Surface Preparation Solutions Are Shaping The Automotive Industry

Science Update

Wheel-Turbine Peening Process Measuring the Shot Exit Speed

Author: François-Xavier Abadie

Shot Peening in the Automotive Industry

Shot Peening, Wear And Gears

Author: Mario Guagliano

Standards Forum

New Automated Peening Specifications from SAE

Author: Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Combined Controlled Shot Peening And Vibratory Super-Polishing = IOS Finishing

Author: Paul Rawlinson

Off the Beaten Track

Around The World In Twenty Days

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

Nadcap Column

Does Quality Assurance Improve Quality?

From Editor's Desk

The 3rd Edition of SHOT PEENING is being published this September!

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Effective Blasting And Painting Of Steel Sections And Constructions

Author: Ulf Kapitza

Ervin Industries announces new Amasteel Plant

New Range Of Shot Blast Cabinets

Author: John Eyres

Autumn’s Birth Of A New Star

Dry Vibro-Finishing Processes, Vibrodry

Author: Paolo Redaelli

New Spark Arrestor Protects Against Dust Collector Fires

Powerful Blasting Booth

Dürr Ecoclean wins CMJ Technology Innovation Award in China. Experts Acclaim Technical And Economic Performance Of The EcoCBase W3 Cleaning System

Author: Doris Schulz